SituLive – In Venue Chef – White City, London
SituLive – In Venue Chef
Salary: £30,000 + 10% Bonus
Working: 5 out of 7 (Including Weekends)
Contract: Permanent, Full Time
Location: White City, London
So, you like to cook? …. That’s great! But do you like to cook whilst presenting to an audience?
We are searching for our Jamie Olivers, Ainsley Harriotts, Nigella Lawsons… you get the idea. We are hunting for someone who has a flare for creativity and passion in the kitchen and has the charisma to charm the hungry onlookers at the same time.
Who are we and what do we do? Situ Live is changing the way people discover, experience and choose lifestyle products forever by creating an immersive store experience which launched in Westfield London in 2021. We are bringing some of the magic of theatre to how we shop for lifestyle technology products by offering curated experiences across a physical and digital retail format and you will lead the high engaging teams supporting visitors to our experience.
Let’s set the scene and give you a taster of the environment you will be working in:
- You will be the face of the Situ store Westfield Shopping Centre working within the kitchen arena of the open plan venue.
- The main floor will have a team of highly energetic and passionate actors and performers
- Situ Live London is the first store of its kind to kickstart a new generation of stores which offers customers an immersive experience with a wide range of home technology products ranging from Home Entertainment to Gym equipment and all that’s in between.
- The store will have 6 staging areas each with a different theme where live events/shows/acts/demonstrations will take place, often with celebrity guests to interact with
What this role entails:
- As a Kitchen Presenter/Demonstrator for Situ Live you will help create excitement around our clients’ products within the kitchen environment and provide the right solutions to fit consumers lifestyles and needs by cooking a variation of delicious meals and tasters all day
- Story telling on behalf of the brands and taking customers on a journey of taste through the creation of the food you make
- You will provide a consumer experience that is like no other in retail and will understand that providing the right solutions to consumer needs will automatically drive sales
- Hands on product demonstrations and consumer engagement
- Providing a world class unique consumer experience
We are looking for someone who has experience in any, or a combination of the following:
- Experience within a retail, event or pop-up shop environment, demonstrating kitchen products with confidence
- Expertise and comfort in cooking meals in a kitchen environment and presenting to an audience as you do so
- Proven ability to work within a fast-paced environment
About you (this part is key):
- Maybe, you were on come dine with me or a similar contest/show
- Ability to deliver great customer experiences in a very active environment and to be excited by constant personal interaction.
- Strong interest in technology and agility at learning new products and features.
- Strong communication skills that let you converse as freely and comfortably with small groups as
- with individual customers
- You will need to be a creative, high energy, driven and dynamic individual
- Strong people skills and passionate about service
- Passionate about technology/brands/retail/events
- Be able to understand people and engagement and embody the company culture
What this opportunity offers you:
- The chance to passionately demonstrate your culinary ability to an audience
- Significant career opportunities on a national and international level
- This is a lifestyle, not a job. In your perfect job, it shouldn’t feel like work
- Opportunity to meet, engage, network with global brand leaders/influencers/contacts
- The ability to inject your own experience and creative flair to help reinvent retail
- The chance to work with a highly energetic, creative team of people within a store
- Participate in a structured, fun and informative recruitment process